Gaia House Meditation Retreat Centre lotus iconWelcome!

Gaia House is a meditation retreat centre offering silent meditation retreats in the Buddhist tradition. We warmly welcome all people of every age, ethnicity, cultural heritage and religious background, socio-economic group, ability, sexual orientation and gender identity.

Join us in this historic setting, deep in the peaceful beauty of the South Devon countryside, to explore the teachings of the Buddha, guided by experienced Dharma teachers from all over the world.

Gaia House Meditation Retreat Centre tree iconNews and Jobs

  • We’re on the hunt for a Reception Coordinator and a Household Coordinator!  Join our residential coordinator community for a period of service that can be an incredibly special and unique experience. The opportunity to practice and work within a Dharma community setting can provide a rich base for deepening practice. To find out more, please read our becoming a coordinator page.
  • Between April and September we are once again offering the opportunity to come on a three to four-week gardening work retreat. Find out more here.
  • We have the following work retreat openings:  9 to 30 June and 23 June to 7 July. Click here for more info and to complete an application form.
  • We are currently seeking new members to join our Board of Trustees. If are you are interested in working with a group of committed, collaborative volunteers who play a pivotal role at Gaia House, please click here for more information.